So what shouldn't you do before buying a home? This can be a loaded question if you learn the hard way! I'll keep it simple today with my Top 4 Tips of what not to do before buying your first home. These basic principles revolve around credit, debt and education. Let's dive right in! 1. Work on your credit You get a better interest rate on a mortgage about every 20 point brackets. The difference of a 1/4...